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'Nivea'

At first tinged pink, lavender or blue, changing to pure white. Pale brown anthers.

Group: Late large-flowered group
Flowering period(s): Jul Aug Sep Oct
Raised by: Lemoine et fils
Country of origin: France
Date raised: i1862
Parentage: lanuginosa x patens
Other name(s): lanuginosa var nivea; lanuginosa 'Nivea'; 'Lanuginosa Nivea'

Further detail:

Tepals: 6-8; very narrow
Leaves: simple or ternate